Tag Archives: MOE

NETIZENS SPECULATE 14 YEAR OLD SPECTRA SECONDARY DEATH MAY BE LINKED TO BULLYING

Shortly after news broke about the tragic death of a 14 year-old female student on the grounds of Spectra Secondary School in Woodlands, a netizen who lives in the vicinity of the school has come forward with shocking revelations about the bullying behavior of some students at the school. According to the netizen, Spectra students had on numerous occasions bullied their fellow Spectra students in public places while still wearing their school uniforms.

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TEACHERS TOLD STUDENTS TO NOT INFORM PARENTS ABOUT SCHOOL BULLYING

I've some concerns pertaining to protocols in school. My little one who is in primary one was constantly poked by her classmate with pencils which left marks on her arms. I called up her teacher to inform her of the incidents to which her teacher inform me she'll make some changes in the seating arrangement. True to her words, some swops were made the following day. However, she had told my daughter not to inform me subsequently!

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BULLIED SHUQUN STUDENTS ENDURED BULLYING FOR A LONG TIME

Fresh revelations from the Shuqun Secondary School bullying case suggests that that the 2 students who were at the receiving end of the bullying have been silently enduring the bully's actions for a long time. According to the 38 year-old aunt of one of the boys in the video, this was not the first time her nephew had been bullied by the same boy. The aunt, who declined to be named, added that if not for the video, the bullying would have gone unnoticed.

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MOE’S HANDLING OF SHUQUN SECONDARY BULLY INCIDENT IS WEAK & PATHETIC

I am a mother of 3 school going children. I am appalled at the school bully video but I am more disturbed by MOE's response to the incident. MOE say that the students involved have been counselled and advised on boundaries. In other words, MOE is telling us parents nothing is going to happen to the bully. Is this the right kind of message we are sending to bullies these days? Is this the new style of parenting? Mollycoddling our young and shielding them from justified punishment and to teach them about taking responsibility for their actions?

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MOE: WE ARE COUNSELLING STUDENTS INVOLVED IN SHUQUN SEC SCHOOL BULLY INCIDENT

MOE and the school are aware of the video that has been circulating online. The school has investigated and is counselling the students involved. The school will continue to work with the students involved on observing appropriate boundaries and behaviour in the future. All parents of students involved have been informed of the actions taken by the school."

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EX-MOE TEACHER: I TEACH MY STUDENTS TO CRITICAL THINK & QUESTION GOVT POLICIES

As a former Social Studies MOE teacher i can attest that teachers were never asked or pressured in any way to promote PAP agenda. In fact we did set some Source Based Questions challenging and concluding that ministerial salaries were too high and housing is unaffordable. The HODs approves these, and this is seen in various school papers' answer keys, much to my bemusement.

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